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4 months4 monthsarrow224arrow224 posted:
200mm dead space between my boundary and neighbour boundary

I had to do gutters like this to make garage on absolute boundary so no land would be 'lost' and I could maximise land on other side of house. Cost…

200mm dead space between my boundary and neighbour boundary
1 year1 yeararrow224arrow224 posted:
Heat Pump Dryer

Sales guy at Harvey Norman told me if I dry more than 2 times a week then heat pump is better. He also told me that heat pump dryers don't…

1 year1 yeararrow224arrow224 posted:
Building with 8homes or UrbanEdge Melbourne ??

We built in northern Melbourne and the model was old model sTWO.1

1 year1 yeararrow224arrow224 posted:
Grainy image from CCTV

It would be bad because of the BNC connections. Just because it has so many pixels doesn't mean that it is any good.
This is the reason I went for…

1 year1 yeararrow224arrow224 posted:
Building with 8homes or UrbanEdge Melbourne ??

I built with 8 homes. Very good process, took shorter time than expected. Independent inspector said that this house was one of the very few that had very little to…

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Ideas for dead space?

Bird aviary.

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Metricon price holding promise

Yes 8 Homes told us to pay extra money all because land titles were delayed. Not our fault, but that is their price hold matrix.

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Fridge cavity - what’s a good amount of space each side?

https://etcpg3uvcgs41q4ci23mfssr-wpengi ... DFF512.pdf
Page 7 states
"Suggest: It is advisable for there to be at least 100mm of space from the back to the wall, at least…

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Fridge cavity - what’s a good amount of space each side?

Some fridges manuals suggest a minimum of 200mm each side and 300mm on top. At least the Hisense one I looked at today said that.

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2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
In-Ceiling Speakers or B&W Surround Sound?

The idea is that sound should come towards you, from in front and behind. This is why the better brands don't do in ceiling, because then sound would be pointing…

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Fencing in Mickleham?

I paid $86 per metre.

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Fencing in Mickleham?

Sangha fencing. We had ours done by him. Great work, double sided, so no one gets left with one side flat, other side has the beams/posts/whatever their called.

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Not sure on this webzone, suggestions welcome

Kids TV/reading/Library/pinball arcade/art gallery.

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Porter Davis penalty fees for H&L package

I had similar extra fees. A total of $5000 for 5 months delay in land titles. Nothing much we could do about it.

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Advice needed about back garden!

Have you started yet?

2 years2 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
Building a house not on display

Having a house built that doesn't have and has never had a display. Off the plan build. No issues that are out of the normal.

3 years3 yearsarrow224arrow224 posted:
What builders have fixed price site costs?

8Homes also do fixed cost. But I got a house and land, so not sure if that played into it.

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